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San Francisco, California

San Francisco State University

Overview

Student Population
29,758
San Francisco State University overview
Location San Francisco, California
Online sfsu.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
San Francisco State University overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in San Francisco, California, San Francisco State University is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 34,524 prospective students applied, and 24,327 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 4,323 enrolled in the school.  24,215 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 5,543 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $5,742 plus fees of $1,512. San Francisco State University is ranked 792 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Easy 
San Francisco State University overview
SAT 1030/1220
ACT 18/24
GPA 3.2
Applications Accepted
70.5% 
San Francisco State University overview
Applications Due Nov 30, 2018
Applicant Competition Low

Annual Cost to Attend

California Resident Tuition
$5,742
In State Costs for San Francisco State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,948
Other Fees$1,512
Room and Board $14,502
Budget for Other Expenses$3,015
Total One Year Cost$26,719
Out of State Tuition
$17,622
Out of State Costs for San Francisco State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,948
Other Fees$1,512
Room and Board $14,502
Budget for Other Expenses$3,015
Total One Year Cost$38,599

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$52,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
46% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by San Francisco State University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 22%
Social Sciences 9%
Communication 9%
Visual and Performing Arts 9%
Psychology 7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=122597 IPEDS survey data for San Francisco State University.